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remain. >>> lawmakers are cracking down on energy drinks. three democratic lawmakers are requesting lists of ingredients from 14 energy drink marketers and any company studies listing risks and benefits. city attorneys are also looking for marketing claims. >>> too close for comfort. in news of the world the incredible encounter two fishermen had with a giant shark. >>> back here in just 10 minutes, it's warming up around here. i'm going to let you know which day on the holiday weekend will be the warmest. we'll also take a look at the mavericks contest. how big will those waves really be. >>> a warning about gift cards that have been tampered with. mmmmmm. a choice of 6 skillet entrees, each with an appetizer, and dessert? whoa! no wonder they call it a complete meal. 3 courses, one diner price. complete skillet meals, starting at $8.99. only at denny's. >>> authorities are issuing a warning about a new scam involving gift cards. santa cruz sheriff's deputies say they have found tampered cards. they say the bar code is covered by another bar code and if that card is scanned, the number w
are cracking down on energy drinks. three democratic lawmakers are requesting lists of ingredients from 14 energy drink marketers and any company studies listing risks and benefits. city attorneys are also looking for marketing claims. >>> too close for comfort. in news of the world the incredible encounter two fishermen had with a giant shark. >>> back here in just 10 minutes, it's warming up around here. i'm going to let you know which day on the holiday weekend will be the warmest. we'll also take >>> authorities are issuing a warning about a new scam involving gift cards. santa cruz sheriff's deputies say they have found tampered cards. they say the bar code is covered by another bar code and if that card is scanned, the number would end up on the thief's card instead of the rightful owner. >> make sure the backing on the card isn't torn, it might look like it's been altered a little bit. our suggestion actually is to get a card that has a secured backing. >> so far investigators say that nobody has come forward to say they have a faulty card. but some may have been given the cards and
contest await the arrival of the surfers and the waves. >> the energy in the swell is going to be ferocious and we are going to see these guys put to the test. >> reporter: because a monster wave injured spectators and took down contest tents in 2010, law enforcement changed the rules. no speculators are allowed to the beachfront. they must watch on big screens set up at the main viewing area at the oceana holt or online. >> you don't even vert -- hotel or online. >> you don't even have to leave to watch it. >> they're surfing jaws today on maui the same swell that's coming here. >> we're preparing for the big crowds, but you never know. >> reporter: the sheriff's sergeant said all hands will be on deck this weekend. an estimated 30,000 people could be in town to watch the maverick surf contest, but the 49ers game makes the size of sunday's crowd hard to predict. >> it is that unknown factor. they could be at a 49er party or they could be here. >> reporter: because of the new rules spectators may want to plan ahead. parking this year will be restricted and tickets will b
. the group is looking to take the energy from the president's reelection campaign and turn it into support for his legislative priority. first they will push congress for tighter gun control. >>> scalpers looking to profit from their inauguration tickets will be blocked from using craigs list and e-bay. they have agree odd re-- have agreed to remove listings. according to the committee some scalpers posted tickets asking for thousands of dollars. some 250,000 tickets were given out for free to the public from congressional offices. ktvu will have live coverage beginning sunday morning. ken and torrey campbell will be there in washington, d.c. so you can look for their live report starting on mornings on 2. >>> 4:38 is the time right now. new concerns about the flu after the bay area's first death. the event that is mourning that could help you protect yourself. >>> and a new twist in the manti teo scandal. there is word he may have known his girlfriend never existed. why he never said anything. >>> good morning, westbound highway 4 off to a decent start now. we'll tell you more about the m
organizing for action. it will be announced later today. the group is looking to take the energy from the president's re-election campaign and turn it into support for his legislative priorities. first up, they will encourage supporters to push congress on proposals for tighter gun control. >>> ktvu will have a live coverage of president obama's inauguration. ken pritchard and i will be in washington d.c. look for us on be "mornings on 2". >>> why lance armstrong claims he needed to take performanceness hansing drugs. >> what is -- performance-enhancing drugs. >> excitement is building where in a couple of hours, the 49ers will head to atlanta in hopes of getting to play in the super bowl. you will hear from fans. Ñç5xñóÑmñz?cç?çÑkÑkÑe- petaluma,. >>> the san francisco 49ers are one step away from the super bowl. they will be heading to the championship game against the falcons. we are in santa clara and everyone must be in a good mood out there? >> reporter: absolutely. there is a lot of excitement going on here. in less than an hour. jim harbaugh and colin kaepernick will
and jet kiss on stand by. >> the energy in the swell is going to be ferocious and we're going to see these guys put to the test. training, experience, wave knowledge, and ability. >> the county sheriff's department says the plan is to keep spectators away from the water. the beach where spectators were knocked down in 2010 is off limits. >> he's urging the city to hire outside consultants including the former los angeles police chief. protess toed sounding off at tuesday's meeting of the public safety committee. they argue that he will bring tactics to oakland. the mayor strongly supports hiring him but reaffirmed that racial profiling will not be tolerated in oakland. >> in the south bay, a who's who will gather tonight to honor moore. she retiring after 27 years at the department and two years as chief. moore says he decided to retire early when city leaders decided against put a half cents sales tax on the november ballot that would have helped fund the department. >> the president of the university of california is re- signing at the end of august. he is facing health issues. he
down that challenge no president has delivered a more lasting inaugural phrase. >> the energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it. and the glow from that fire can truly light the world. >> reporter: since george washington made the firsthand written inaugural address, it has been what newly elected or reelected presidents aspire to but few achieve. a spark that lights a fire in the minds of americans. those who stand the test of time have often come in times of great national crisis. when franklin roosevelt first took office in 1932, the nation had just begun the great depression. and roosevelt sought to reassure the psyche of a nation. >> let me affirm the belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. nameless, unreasonable, unjustified terror which paralyzing needed effort to convert retreat into advance. this nation is asking for action and action now. >> reporter: for abraham lincoln the moment came at the end of his second inaugural address, an appeal to heal the nation split by four years of
in the reelection campaign so it was a welcome surprise. >> reporter: he notes climate and energy reform failed three years ago when democrats controlled congress. >> it is hard to imagine this congress really approving aggressive legislation on the climate issue. >> people notice global changes and controlling carbon emissions are so important citizens should speak up. >> voice opinion so our congressmen will push for it. >> if everybody does a little bit it could be done. i am not sure you could do much in four years. >> with the civil rights movement it took generations. >> reporter: with eyes on the prize he says america should focus on innovation. the bay area could lead the world. reporting live, health and science editor john fowler ktvu channel 2 news. >>> hundreds of people road the bay area freedom train on its journey from san jose to san francisco. >> 15-mile long trip commemorates the march led by martin luther king, jr. in 1965. >> really important for kids to know how far we have come. i decided to bring my daughters to see the memorial. >> freedom. just trying to be hopeful for
was not completely honest during this confession. >>> the new evidence that energy drinks can be very bad for your health. >>> westbound 237 the traffic here still not stop and go. Ñç5xñóÑmñz?cç?çÑkÑkÑe- >>> welcome back. good morning, to you. here's a quick look at some of the top stories we're following for you right now at 5:43. late last night oakland's public safety committee approved a controversial crime fighting plan during a chi yachtic meeting. this plan would inclue hiring former los angeles police chief william bratton as a consultant. they believe he would bring a racist crime fighting program to the streets of oakland. the full city council will vote on all of this next week. >>> in just hours from now president obama will outline his proposals for reducing gun violence. among other things the president is expected to call on congress to ban assault weapons and high capacity ammunition clips. >>> many boeing 787 flights around the world are grounded including those going out of mineta airport. japan's two biggest airlines grounded their entire dream liner fleet after a bur
of the earnings reports and economic news coming in. >>> time now 6:52. about those energy drinks an alarming new study. what some scientists are saying now. about whether the drinks are good for you. >>> plus new developments in a dramatic rescue we've been watching. a woman stuck between two walls in portland, oregon. take a look at the rescue going on right now. >>> time now 6:55. the following new developments portland, oregon fire crews live pictures trying to rescue a woman trapped between two walls. those are concrete walls in the past 30 minutes they have made progress. they used a saw. they cut a hole through that concrete wall. you can see them reaching through now. the woman has been trapped behind there since 3:45 this morning. reportedly she fell off a balcony, got stuck in a foot and a half space between the wall of a building and parking garage. we are keeping an eye on this rescue happening in portland, oregon. we'll bring you another update in 15 minutes. >>> the number of people sent to emergency rooms because of energy drinks has doubled. that is according to a new study over f
you look for energy to come underneath and it is called uncutting. -- undercutting. this is not going to give up ground any time soon. a south wind up in alaska and it's warmer in parts of alaska and juneau and parts of the west coast and southern nevada and parts of the west coast, there is a huge difference in temperatures. santa rosa, a lot of 20s even novato, fairfield, and the airport the only thing holding up is a little bit of a breeze. this flow is and coming right out of the north, northeast and that gives you a sign by the coast it will not be too bad. i don't care how much sun we get, it doesn't feel that warm so very cold in the morning with that east breeze which helps oakland, emoryville, those areas get a benefit from that breeze but most locations are in the lower 50s. discuss is 57, although it is 30 degrees right now. a little warmer into thursday and with your weekend in view, we will have to make a return to the valley and it will warm up coast and bay. >>> keeping an eye on the del stock, del could go private circulating and del is talking with private equity firm
: boeing picked lithium batteries for its dreamliners. >> they store a lot of energy in a small volume and light weight. they were able to use more battery electricity. >> reporter: here is the danger. from march of 1991 to last year, 132 batteries got fire. those batteries are tiny compared to the dreamliners. >> it is a risky proposition. >> reporter: impurities caused many fires and rapid charging and discharging creates problems. >> can cause over heating and failure. >> reporter: we asked passengers if they would fly on the dreamliners once it is recertified to fly. >> i would still get on if they cleared it for flight. >> they are competent, they know what they are doing and they will identify all the things in there. >> as long as it is corrected i think people will feel safe. >> reporter: he remains wary. >> i wouldn't put them in airplanes. >> reporter: till we know the cause we won't know if they could be trusted where you can't pull over to the side of the road. tom vacar, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a tuition hike can be avoided under governor jerry brown's new budget. they we
perfect timing for the maverick surf contest. the energy is focused and as a result the wave are amplified. as far as the weather conditions for tomorrow it's going to be another nice one and more on that coming up in a few minute. >>> thank you mark. >>> this afternoon surfers were busy testing the waters on the san mateo coast for tomorrow's maverick surf contest. they say the conditions could be dangerous for casual beach- goers are absolutely perfect for big-wave surfers. they are ready with rescue kuenz standby in ers on standby. >> we have our program dialed in and a month ago we went to oahu for safety training so i think we're pretty much on top of it. >> two big wave surfers have died at mavericks in 1994 and in 2011, though not in the actual competition. >>> stay with ktvu for continuing coverage of the maverick invitational. news chopper it 2 will be lover over the contest. you can watch the competition on-line at ktvu.com or mobile ktvu. >>> three days of festivities kick off in washington, d.c. and how president obama and vice president biden geared up for the big events by
this pattern and the energy will take the path of least resistance and it is called uncutting. -- undercutter. that will be towards the end of the month and the pattern will change eventually but right now the pressure is definitely large and in charge and the temperatures are lower than in alaska, it is incredible. 32 calistoga, i'm sure there are colder temperatures not far, walnut creek is in the 20s pleasanton 27 lafayette 29 alameda 29. morgan hill and gilroy are in the 20s. around palo alto and menlo park i saw 28 or 29 degrees and it is very cold. foster city is 31 degrees and it is mostly sunny, you can see the direction of an offshore breeze and if it was summertime it would be very hot but because of that breeze it makes it really cool in napa county and contra costa county but even in oakland and santa cruz is 57 degrees. it will get a little warmer and our afternoon highs will start to come in and temperatures near the bay, low-to-mid 60s. >>> 6:09, it is dangerously cold for the homeless. people delivered blankets in downtown san jose and they are worried about the dangers from f
energy resources, while also protecting water, land, and wildlife. >>> actor conrad bane has died at the age of 89. many remember him from tv's "diff'rent strokes." >> i adopted willis and arnold, because they're great kids, and i love them. >> he played the kindly white man who adopted two young african american brothers. the nbc show debuted in 1978, and was one of several comedies that dealt with social issues. he had a long career in television, as wells a on stage and in film. >>> too many phones. not enough numbers. the latest local area code running out, and the proposals for new area codes. >> back here in just ten minutes, we're tracking the warm up around here. it will be cold tomorrow. temperatures are on the increase, we're headed for the weekend. i'll have the forecast highs >>> in news of the world tonight, in algeria, islamic militants are holding 41 hostages, including seven americans in a remote area of the sahara. the militants stormed the natural gas complex, two people died. the militants say the hostage taking is in retaliation for france's military interventi
today. the group is looking to take the energy from the president's reelection campaign and turn it into support. first up the group will encourage supporters to push congress on the president's proposals for tighter gun control. >>> scalpers trying to profit from their inaugust tickets will be blocked from using craigs list and e-bay. the website has agreed to remove listings at the request of new york senator charles schumer. according to the committee some scalpers posted tickets asking for thousands of dollars. 250,000 tickets were given out for free from congressional offices. ktvu will have live coverage of the president obama's inauguration beginning on sunday. ken and tori will be there in washington, d.c.. look for their live report starting with mornings on 2. >>> just for pam cook some of san francisco's most famous residents sell a bait a birthday this weekend. 23 years ago pam the sea lions first showed up at pier 39. and to mark the anniversary there will be free walking tours if you want to go out and learn more about the sea lions. the tours are from 11:00 in the
energy companies say they are trying to make sure that other workers in the region remain safe. >>> according a -- according to a new toll, the nra is more popular in the u.s. than the entertainment industry. the poll by the "washington post" showed that 41% of americans sees the nra in a positive life as opposed to 34%. >>> gun sales are surging nationwide. some gun stores are running out of military-style assault weapons. since the current debate, many gun storeowners say their sales have more than doubled. the demand for assault weapons are so high, people say they want to buy assault weapons now in case they are banned later. >>> there is a warning about a scam involving gift cards that you can buy at grocery stores. mr. is say thieves have been -- police say thieves have been switching out bar cards on the cards. once someone guys the -- once swine buys the card and that cash goes to the thieves gift cards. so far, no one has come forward to say they've been victimized. >>> some angry san francisco apartment tenants are calling their landlord a slum lord. they say apartmen
is excited and the energy is very electrifying. you can just feel it, so i love it. >> reporter: inauguration planners distributed 250,000 tickets and expect more than twice that to pack the national mall. >> we've been planning for many, many months to have a robust crowd management plan in place regardless of the crowd size. >> reporter: california congressman mike honda gave up about 200 tickets through a lottery and a writing contest. >> sharing with us some ideas how we can improve this country and the government. >> reporter: this group won tickets through senate majority leader harry reid's lottery. >> i was ecstatic. so i couldn't believe it. >> reporter: not only are people from all over the country in to witness history with the presidential inauguration, we talked to people who drove 10 hours from canada to the nation's capital. >> it's a huge honor for us. >> reporter: these two toronto police officers are here with a drill team from michigan to take part in the inauguration parade. >> this is a world event. so for us to be able to come here and be part of it an
into the weekend. the energy gets focused closer to pillar point. waves could be topping 30 feet as we head into sunday morning. ideal conditions great weather conditions for the surf contest and for the entire bay area. coming up we'll take a closer look at your weekend outlook coming up in a few ktvu for continuing coverage. news chopper 2 will be flying over mavericks sunday morning. our coverage begins with mornings on two. and you can watch all of it online on ktvu.com or use our mobile app. >>> caltrans announced they will begin the fender line on the golden gate bridge. caltrans has allocated $3 million for the repair work. the project is expected to last 4-1/2 months. an oil tanker sideswiped the fender early last week causing that damage. >>> the 49ers aren't taking a championship victory for granted. >> it seems like our football team is determined. >> their strategy to overcome overconfident. >> a skewers rescued after an avalanche. the mistake he doesn't want anyone else to make. >> coming up in 90 seconds. attracting campers and criticism. >> i don't think it's a real great ide
because of battery fires. >> when they are charging an the energy is released slowly as they are supposed to, the batteries have a very good safety record, but if it is released quickly, the contents will be released and have the potential for explosion. >> the manufacturing will continue while the selling is on hold. al panel overseeing safety is announcing plans to discuss the safety of the airliner. >>> tsa will no lodger use controversial body scanners that show a nude image of fliers. tsa officials say the oakland and san jose airports should be removing the scanners by june. >>> ktvu has obtained a copy of a suit you may recall pictures were taken of a bruise on the arm and reporting allegations to the police. the suit has been called sad and will be dismissed. >>> mark udoff is stepping down from the uc s. he has overcome health issues and is changing his lifestyle. he is planning to return to uc berkley to teach law. no word on his replacement. >>> more freshmen are applying to college. all nine uc campuses saw an increase. for the first time, uc officials are saying that latino a
. barrow island has got rare kangaroos. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ >>> we're just moments away from national coverage of president obama's inauguration some. we're looking at live pictures. that's his vehicle right there. it officially starts at 8:00 this morning. the president, his family, went to church first came back to the white house and now they are moving through the streets of washington, d.c. >> it's so wonderful to give all of those people who are further away. >> yes. >> they get to embrace all of the excitement as they watch the president's motorcade travel by someone else who has been able to be there as part of all of the excitement as the people walked by. as our own tori campbell has. tori, you've been out there since 4:30 this morning and watched the crowds go by. you've had a lot of people say hello fro
. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ real big deals of the week. or why it doesn't have to be an adventure to stick to your new year's budget. because safeway gives you real big club card deals each week. right now, a case of arrowhead water is just $3.33. folgers is $7.99 for the large size. that's a huge deal. rise and shine. simply orange oj is just $2.88. real big deals this week and every week. only at safeway. ingredients for life. >>> i have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. i have a dream. >>> dr. martin luther king is being honored today almost 50 years after he spoke to memorable words. it was one of the most inspirational moments for civil rights. dr.king is being honored for using his words
to take the energy from the president's reelection campaign and turn it into support for his priorities. first they will encourage supporters to push congress on president's supporters for tougher gun control. scalpers that will try to make a profit on the inauguration tickets will be blocked from craigs list and e-bay. he's in charge of the congressional inauguration committee. now according to the committee, some scalpers have already posted tickets at prices asking for thousands of dollars. some 250,000 tickets were given away for free to the public from congressional offices. ktvu will have live coverage of president obama's inauguration beginning sunday. ktvu tori campbell and ken will be at washington, d.c. for us. look for their live reports beginning on morning on 2s. >>> let's check in with sal. >> good morning, dave and pam. we're looking pretty good here. i don't want to sound too optimistic because things start to change in the 6:00 hour. right now as we see 880 north and southbound it looks pretty good. we don't have a lot of problems reported. sometimes we'll just take the
developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ >>> well, still cold for some. 20s to almost 50 degrees depending upon your location. it will be mostly sunny in the morning and then a lot of high clouds filter in today. last mild day. tomorrow it looks like rain returns. >> thank you, steve. >>> prince harry is returning home after a five-month deployment in afghanistan. he served as gunner in an apache helicopter. >> it wasn't done in the wrong way, it was just -- >> prince harry was stationed with a simple bunk and a phone while he was there, he did learn his sister-in-law, the duchess of cambridge, is expecting a baby. >> seems very unfair that they were forced to publicize it when they were. but that's just the media for you. i only hope she gets the necessary protection for her to enjoy the privacy that that comes with. >> now, when asked prince harry said he di
tuesday. today's winners will enjoy the monster energy ama super cross races. one viewer will win a four pack for january 26th at the oakland coliseum. you can watch the world's greatest riders. for your chance to win to go ktvu.com before midnight and put in the secret word "races." >>> all right. one more time we want to check in with sal for an update on the breaking news, the pedestrian hit and killed in cupertino. this accident happened just after 7:00 this morning. our newschopper is there near the corner of foothill and silver oak. this is the nearest big vote is foothill and stevens creek boulevard. it does look like some of the traffic is affected in both directions. one direction here is completely shut down as police do their investigation. the big rig at the bottom, hit and killed a -- what is reportedly an elderly woman trying to cross the street at that location. you see the yellow tarp there. police say they will be on the scene for a while investigating. it will be delayed in this area. there's no time of opening for when this will be cleared up. >>> let's move along and
briefly touch on the energy out there compared to four years ago? >> well, i wasn't here four years ago and i was talking to people that were. they said still a lot of buzz and he can sitement. that is pretty typical for a second term. it is still expected to be 600, 800,000 people here. a fourth or third of four years ago. >> and it is better, the weather, than four years ago. so we are not complaining. >>> we will check back with you a little bit later on in "mornings on 2". >>> just about an hour ago, president obama and vice-president joe biden attended a wreath layinging at the cemetery -- a we will laying at the cemetery. >>> high surf advisory is in effect at bay area beaches. it will continue through this afternoon. swells between seven and 10 feet are expected. some will reach up to 0 feet. beach goers and fishermen are told to use caution. alex savidge is live at half moon bay with the extreme surfing set to start an hour from now. good morning, alex. >> reporter: well, that's right we are here at pillar point harbor in half moon bay. i talked with one of the competitors. he i
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